Plummeting sperm counts, shrinking penises: toxic chemicals threaten humanity

Plummeting sperm counts, shrinking penises: toxic chemicals threaten humanity

Swan’s book echoes previous research, which has found that PFAS harms sperm production, disrupts the male hormone and is correlated to a “reduction of semen quality, testicular volume and penile length”.

Amentoflavone from Chinese medicinal herbs protects against cell-disrupting bacterial toxin

Amentoflavone from Chinese medicinal herbs protects against cell-disrupting bacterial toxin

Amentoflavone from Chinese medicinal herbs protects against cell-disrupting bacterial toxin.Using A549 human lung epithelial cells, the researchers tested the effect of AMF on PLY-induced hemolysis and cytotoxicity in vitro.

Aging, Pain, NAD+ Therapy and Why You Need It

Aging, Pain, NAD+ Therapy and Why You Need It

Whether that’s running marathons, hiking, cooking, or simply spending time with your loved ones, NAD+ therapy has been shown to vastly improve the quality of life in patients ranging from autoimmunity, extreme athletes just wanting better muscle function/recovery, to the everyday working class person struggling with metabolic concerns and consequences of aging in a toxic world.

6 Benefits of Frequent Coffee Enemas for Physical and Spiritual Health

6 Benefits of Frequent Coffee Enemas for Physical and Spiritual Health

The combined effects of: Reducing congestion of the internal organs Enhancing lymphatic drainage Reducing autointoxication Neutralizing harmful frequencies in the body Enhancing and balancing the liver and large intestine meridians Improved activity of the energy centers Helps speed up spiritual development, or the growth of the subtle human energy fields, or Merkaba in Hebrew.

Fertility Reduction Because of These Household Chemicals

Fertility Reduction Because of These Household Chemicals

As for reducing exposure to toxic phthalates and other endocrine-disrupting chemicals that may decrease sperm quality, you can do this via the following: Avoid plastic food containers and plastic wrap.

Degeneration Nation: GMOs, Toxic Chemicals and Factory Farms

Degeneration Nation: GMOs, Toxic Chemicals and Factory Farms

Despite all of our efforts in terms of public education and mobilization, corrupt government officials, regulatory agencies and international trade bureaucrats have allowed Monsanto/Bayer, Syngenta/ChemChina, Dow/Dupont and a cabal of multinational agribusiness, chemical, seed and GMO corporations, aided and abetted by Madison Avenue, Wall Street and the mass media, to hijack our food and farming system and slowly but surely undermine our health, degrade the soil, pollute the environment and destabilize the climate.

The Many Ways in Which Your Mattress May Harm Your Health

The Many Ways in Which Your Mattress May Harm Your Health

23 Considering you’re spending a third of your life in bed, your mattress could be a significant source of toxic exposure, and if you look around, you’ll find anecdotal reports of people getting sick from toxins traced back to their mattress.

Treating Mercury Toxicity With Emeramide

Treating Mercury Toxicity With Emeramide

He also published a paper 3 in the respected medical journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in 1992, detailing how the presence of glutamine synthetase in the cerebrospinal fluid may be a potential diagnostic biochemical marker of Alzheimer's disease, as well as more than 100 other studies, 4 including a review of the relationship between mercury and autism, 5 and research showing how the chelating agent he developed, emeramide (NBMI), protects against the cytotoxicity of mercury.

Weekly Health Quiz: Exercise, Hypnosis and Facebook

Weekly Health Quiz: Exercise, Hypnosis and Facebook

Electromagnetic field exposure Having a body mass index below 35 2 These three factors have a far greater influence on your cardiovascular disease risk than high cholesterol: Low insulin, low iron and high saturated fat intake Vitamin D toxicity, magnesium deficiency and glyphosate insufficiency Iron overload, insulin resistance and chronic inflammation High cholesterol is not a risk factor for cardiovascular disease.

Absorbent Hygiene Products Are Full of Toxic Chemicals

Absorbent Hygiene Products Are Full of Toxic Chemicals

Alexandra Scranton, Women's Voices for the Earth’s director of science and research, says tampons 2 "are not just your average cosmetics because they are used on an exceptionally sensitive and absorbent part of a woman's body.” Tampons, Pads and Diapers Polluted With Phthalates and VOCs A recent study published in Reproductive Toxicology 3 confirms the results of a previous study 4 from 2014 demonstrating how the feminine care industry sells products containing harmful chemicals, including pesticides, fragrances, dyes and preservatives.

Study Shows Toxic Pesticide Levels in Families Dropped by 60% After One-Week Organic Diet

Study Shows Toxic Pesticide Levels in Families Dropped by 60% After One-Week Organic Diet

Farmers and farmworkers growing our nation's food and the rural communities they live in have a right not to be exposed to chemicals linked to cancer, autism and infertility." — Kendra Klein, PhD, Friends of the Earth "This study shows that organic works," said study co-author Kendra Klein, PhD, senior staff scientist at Friends of the Earth.

Toxic Cruise Air

Toxic Cruise Air

Daniel Rieger, a transport officer at German environment group Nabu, says, “One cruise ship emits as many air pollutants as five million cars going the same distance because these ships use heavy fuel that on land would have to be disposed of as hazardous waste.”3 The highest readings on the ships were seen at the back, in the area near the smokestack.

EU Glyphosate Risk Assessment Plagiarized

EU Glyphosate Risk Assessment Plagiarized

4 German Toxicologist Also Criticized BfR's Glyphosate Assessment Peter Clausing, Ph.D., a former industry toxicologist who is now in the employ of Pesticide Action Network Germany, also criticized the BfR assessment and claimed the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) committed scientific fraud when they contradicted the IARC, concluding that glyphosate is not carcinogenic.

Signs Your Body Needs to UNLOAD

Signs Your Body Needs to UNLOAD

So how do we know when our body has reached its peak and needs to UNLOAD? All of these factors can impact the body’s limit to reduce toxins and lower the body burden. Toxic symptoms often occur when our body has reached its peak capacity.

Clean Up Your Cleaning Products

Clean Up Your Cleaning Products

For more information on the properties of individual essential oils, be sure to check out our " Ultimate Guide to Herbal Oils ." Homemade Laundry Detergent and Bleach Alternative Once you dip your toe into the world of natural cleaning, you'll realize there's virtually no reason to resort to toxic chemical sprays and powders.

Check Your Iron Level, Not Your Cholesterol

Check Your Iron Level, Not Your Cholesterol

18 In recent years, scientists have discovered GGT is highly interactive with iron, and when both your serum ferritin and GGT are high, you are at significantly increased risk of chronic health problems and early death, 19 , 20 because then you have a combination of free iron (which is highly toxic), and the iron storage to keep that toxicity going.

Commonly Used Chemotherapy Medications Are Made From Periwinkle

Commonly Used Chemotherapy Medications Are Made From Periwinkle

Vinca alkaloids inhibit cell proliferation by binding to microtubules, which can cause a mitotic block and apoptosis … Side effects of [vinblastine] consist of toxicity to white blood cells, nausea, vomiting, constipation, dyspnea, chest or tumor pain, wheezing and fever.

Whole Foods Market Rated Worst for Toxic Food Packaging

Whole Foods Market Rated Worst for Toxic Food Packaging

Grocery Store Chain Linked to Cancer Causing Chemical A study released by consumer watchdog groups Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families and Toxic-Free Future 4 reveals Amazon’s recently acquired grocer — Whole Foods Market — was the biggest offender in their analysis of paper products coming in contact with food.

Valsartan Was Recalled Due to Toxic Contaminants

Valsartan Was Recalled Due to Toxic Contaminants

If it's 5 mcU/mL or above you definitely need to lower your insulin level to reduce the risk of high blood pressure and other cardiovascular health problems.

The Most Toxic Retailers on the Planet

The Most Toxic Retailers on the Planet

In all, 19 of the 40 retailers, grocery and fast food restaurant chains included in the review received an "F" in 2018 for "failing to announce policies or publicly report progress to assess, reduce or eliminate toxic chemicals in the products or packaging they sell." As noted by Tracy Gregoire, project coordinator for Learning Disabilities Association of America's Healthy Children:7

Splenda Should Be Sued for False Advertising

Splenda Should Be Sued for False Advertising

The research referred to is a study published in the Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health,4 which aimed to determine if sucralose, an organochlorine artificial sweetener, is metabolized in rat intestines as well as whether it bioaccumulates in rats' fat tissue.

Why Is so Much Romaine Lettuce Toxic?

Why Is so Much Romaine Lettuce Toxic?

Given the time of year, the current outbreak is thought to involve romaine lettuce grown in California.4 The probable source of the contamination is manure runoff from a nearby concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO).

Perfluoroalkyl Chemicals From Firefighting Foam Pollute Water

Perfluoroalkyl Chemicals From Firefighting Foam Pollute Water

DoD has reported that at least 126 drinking water systems near military bases are contaminated with PFASs, due to their use in firefighting foam.4 However, although other countries are now using firefighting foam that does not contain these toxic chemicals, the U.S. military is not.

Cell Phones and Cancer—Yes, Again

Cell Phones and Cancer—Yes, Again

The study, which was conducted by the National Toxicology Program of the United States National Institute of Environmental Health Services, found that exposure to high levels of radiation emitted from cell phones may be linked to an increased risk of cancer.1 These results are based on laboratory experiments that involved exposing rats and mice to full-body radio frequency radiation just like the 2G and 3G emissions that used to be produced by cell phones on those networks.

Another Class of Pesticides Is Destroying Brains

Another Class of Pesticides Is Destroying Brains

The Global Justice Ecology Project22 says the Trump administration also intends to roll back the age limits on restricted-use pesticides, including chlorpyrifos, to allow workers as young as 16 years old to spray the toxic chemicals.23 This recommendation was first announced by Pruitt last year and is set to take effect in September 2019.

New Ginger Study Makes Incredible Discovery

New Ginger Study Makes Incredible Discovery

The researchers concluded that the properties in ginger could (and should) encourage additional study in regard to alleviating damage from radiation and chemotherapy in cancer treatments, as well as ways it could be used to offset the chemical toxicity of some of the previously mentioned toxins, as well as industrial pollutants, alcohol, smoking and/or prescription drugs.

More glyphosate than vitamins? EWG effectively communicates herbicide contamination

More glyphosate than vitamins? EWG effectively communicates herbicide contamination

More recently, the EWG tested 28 Quaker Oats and Cheerios products and detected glyphosate in every single sample. “If General Mills and Quaker refuse to remove glyphosate from these children’s cereals, then the companies should at least let parents know how much of this toxic weed killer they may be feeding their kids,” said EWG President Ken Cook in a statement.

A Naturopathic Approach To Mental Health

A Naturopathic Approach To Mental Health

One of the tests we can run at SFNM is a micronutrient test to determine these deficiencies.Heavy Metal ToxicityExposure to heavy metals such as lead, mercury, arsenic, cadmium and tin can result in psychological and neurological problems.

Agarwood essential oil demonstrates promising anti-cancer properties, researchers find

Agarwood essential oil demonstrates promising anti-cancer properties, researchers find

The study, published in BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, looked at both the toxicity profile of agarwood essential oil and its anti-tumor properties. For the acute toxicity study, researchers administered a single oral dose of 2000 mg/kg of agarwood essential oil on Swiss female mice, and these were screened for two weeks after the dose was given.

Blood Detox Introduction

Blood Detox Introduction

What we're talking about now is using herbal blood cleansers to eliminate systemic pathogens, remove toxic residues from the blood, stimulate the lymph system (which is essential for keeping your blood clean), and breaking down rogue cells to assist your immune system in minimizing the chances of malignant growths taking root in your body.

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